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We offer a variety of classes for all different skill levels and processes. 

(Past workshops are listed at the bottom of the page) 

Exploring Digital Tools with the iPad

(Or any Tablet)

Do you own an iPad but don't know how to transfer your Art skills to the Digital realm? Do you feel overwhelmed with the Digital options available? Are you having difficulty with file types, or general Digital Art transfer?

JUNE 3, 2023 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM at

GFAA Gallery: 1314 S Main Street

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Non-Member Fee:


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In this workshop, participants will learn how to start a Digital file in an easy-to-use app called Procreate. On top of this, participants will receive a take-home pamphlet with all the information they need to facilitate Art sharing and transfer on the web and in print modes. 

Procreate is a Digital app that comes with an entire library of brushes with everything from pencils, inks, charcoals, to artistic brushes that lay painterly textures. You can paint or draw in any color of your choice, as well as being able to create your own personal palettes. Participants will learn the basic multi-touch gestures like Undo, Copy, and Paste. There is so much more, but the idea of this workshop is to simply introduce the basic functions of the app and ensure comfort with moving through it. 

You can buy Procreate for $12.99 here

Participants will also receive a short lecture, conversation style, on the basic functions of digital and print designs including file types, color printing, black and white printing, and a glossary of terms. 



Carly Shooster is a comics Artist based in Gainesville. She received her MFA in Comics from California College of the Arts, and learned how to use the Adobe Creative Suite extensively from Allen Passalaqua, a professional colorist in the Comics Industry. Carly has been using Procreate, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and Fresco for 10+ years as both a graphic designer and professional freelance Artist. 


-iPad or tablet

-Apple pencil / Stylus

-Procreate App

-OPTIONAL: Laptop with Adobe Creative Suite


1. Payment is non-refundable. Max class size is 10 people, with a minimum of 3 people. If you find you need to cancel and wish to find a replacement, it is your responsibility to find  that replacement and to obtain the funds. Please contact us first in case there is a waitlist. If you find someone yourself, please provide us with the contact information for your replacement.

2. Questions should be directed to Katy at 

3. Your payment serves as your agreement to this cancellation policy.


Past Workshops

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